This best-selling dictionary, written by medical and nursing specialists, is an invaluable guide to the ever-expanding vocabulary of the nursing profession.Authoritative and accessible, it is a must-have for all nurses, students of nursing, midwives, health visitors, and other health-care professionals.
*Over 10,000 entries covering all aspects of nursing
*Many terms in related fields such as medicine,surgery,anatomy and
physiology, nutrition, and pharmacology
*15 appenices including reference values for biochemical and haematological data, nutritional requirements, body mass index, an immunization schedule, resuscitation guidelines, the Human Rights Act, and religion and nursing practice